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Author Wheeler, Harvey, 1918-2004.

Title Beyond the punitive society; operant conditioning: social and political aspects. Edited by Harvey Wheeler.

Imprint San Francisco, W. H. Freeman [1973]

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 Moore Stacks  BF319.5.O6 W47    Available  ---
Description viii, 274 p. 25 cm.
Note Papers presented at a symposium organized by J. H. Wheeler and sponsored by the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions, held in Santa Barbara, Calif.
Bibliography Bibliography: p. [267]-274.
Contents Introduction: a nonpunitive world? / Harvey Wheeler -- The Skinnerian revolution / John R. Platt -- Behavioral technology and institutional transformation / Dennis C. Pirages -- Controlled environments for social change / Vitali Rozynko, Kenneth Swift, Josephine Swift, and Larney J. Boggs -- Operant behaviorism: fad, fact-ory, and fantasy? / Karl H. Pribram -- Great expectations / Arnold Toynbee -- Behaviorism's enlightened despotism / Chaim Perelman -- Some aversive responses to a would-be reinforcer / Max Black -- Can behavior be conditioned? / Robert Rosen -- How good is current behavioral theory? / John Wilkinson -- A system-theoretic view of behavior modification / L.A. Zadeh -- Questions / Fred Warner Neal -- Skinner and human differences / Arthur R. Jensen -- Skinner's new broom / Alexander Comfort -- Beyond B.F. Skinner / Lord Ritchie-Calder -- Skinner and "freedom and dignity" / Nathan Rotenstreich -- Is he really a grand inquisitor? / Michael Novak --- A quiver of queries / Joseph Schwab -- Answers for my critics / B.F. Skinner.
Subject Operant conditioning -- Congresses.
Human behavior -- Congresses.
Behaviorism (Psychology) -- Congresses.
Skinner, B. F. (Burrhus Frederic), 1904-1990.
Condicionamento (Psicologia)
Skinner, B. F. (Burrhus Frederic), 1904-1990.
Conditionnement opérant -- Congrès.
Comportement humain -- Congrès.
Béhaviorisme (Psychologie) -- Congrès.
Operante conditionering.
Added Author Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions.
ISBN 0716707853